5 days in Finland Itinerary

5 days in Finland Itinerary

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5 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  6​h
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Vaasa
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 45​min
3
Rovaniemi
— 1 day
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: London

2
nights
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
On the 11th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, make a trip to Senate Square, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

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London, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Time is 2 hours. Traveling from London in February, things will get little chillier in Helsinki: highs are around 0°C and lows about -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

1
night
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): step off the mainland to explore Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Vaasa holiday builder site .

You can fly from Helsinki to Vaasa in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In February, daytime highs in Vaasa are 0°C, while nighttime lows are -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Vaasa

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©

1
day
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip itinerary builder tool .

You can fly from Vaasa to Rovaniemi in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Vaasa in February; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach -6°C and lows reach -11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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